Been There Christmas – Arizona

Starbucks Been There Christmas Arizona mug reveals some interesting details. Take a look at the image below, where I compare the BT Arizona and it’s Holiday Edition. See how “The Sand Hill State” nickname was replaced with a lizard (I was not able to identify which exactly that one is). And the reason for this change is the numerous complaints from Arizona residents who refused to accept this design. Apparently it went viral and Starbucks decided to update the mug, to make everyone happy.… Read more

Been There Ornament – Arizona

For some obvious reasons, the central part on the front of Starbucks Been There Ornament Arizona is given to The Grand Canyon – known for its visually overwhelming size and its intricate and colorful landscape. It attracts millions of tourists each year, and is one of the well known symbols of US. What else?
– Baseball bat – Arizona is a popular location for Major League Baseball spring training, as it is the site of the Cactus League
– Lizard – this one doesn’t look like any of Arizona lizards: Gila Monster, Chuckwalla Lizard or Horned Toad
– The Sand Hill state nickname, not used anymore and is possibly a reference to Yuma County.… Read more

Been There – Arizona

Yet another leaked photo of the mug from the new series – Been There – Arizona. Again we see pretty busy design completed using orange to red patterns.
What was the inspiration for the artist here? Only seeing a small portion of the mug surface we can identify: Saguaro (tree-like cactus species), snake, canyon from Red Rock State Park (city of Sedona) and air balloon.
There is definitely much more from the mug to discover. Stay tuned for more info!
Update from March 20, 2018:
We now have a better picture of the mug.… Read more

Icon – Arizona

This Icon mug came from Arizona, Usa. Dark Brown is used as its theme color. Seligman, Beginning of Route 66 can be seen on the front of the mug and Grand Canyon on the back.
This mug is somewhat hard to find.
Countries of production: China… Read more